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Scott Gargan


Two Roads hosting Nor’Yeaster rare beer release

It’ll be raining beer at Two Roads Brewery this weekend when Connecticut’s largest craft brewer releases “three rare and unique beers.” To be held Saturday, April 19, Two Roads’ Nor’Yeaster event will celebrate the release of their Urban Funk Wild Ale, Krazy Pucker, a sour beer, and Henry’s Farm Double Bock Lager Aged in Rye Whiskey […] [Read More]
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Star Jones to headline Heart Association benefit in Greenwich

Star Jones will headline the Go Red For Women Luncheon on Friday, May 30 at the Hyatt Regency in Old Greenwich. Jones, a former host of “The View” and contestant on “Celebrity Apprentice,” will give the keynote address. The event is a benefit for the American Heart Assoiciation. For tickets, go online, call 914-640-3269 or […] [Read More]
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Where to buy Easter candy in Southwestern Connecticut

Clifton Benham may have named his 4-year-old store after his beloved bulldog, Chunky Pam, but he has a soft spot for bunnies, too — chocolate ones. Benham recently got a shipment of solid milk chocolate Easter bunnies, which are on display in the storefront of his pastel-colored sweet shop in Darien. Candy lovers can indulge […] [Read More]

Bridgeport’s Rampage Skatepark hosting Nor’Easter Jam

Bridgeport’s Rampage Skatepark will host its next skate and BMX blowout on Saturday, April 19 at noon. Nor’Easter Jam will feature ‘Best Trick’ and ‘Foot Down’ competitions, BBQ, graffiti, pop-up shops and live music from Zombii, Disabled Time, Damnation and Neon Ducks. For more information, call 203-366-7267. [Read More]

Bridgeport guitarist performs with Justin Bieber at Coachella

Jeff Gitelman has shared the stage with major pop stars, having backed up Alicia Keys, The Backstreet Boys and Stevie Wonder live in concert. And, recently, he added another experience — easily the most surreal one yet — to his highlight reel: a performance with pop idol and professional scandal-maker Justin Bieber. It all happened […] [Read More]

Vote for movies you want to see in Bridgeport this summer

The City of Bridgeport is hosting an outdoor movie series this summer, and they need your help deciding which movies to show. There’s plenty of quality blockbusters to choose from: “Hunger Games — Catching Fire,” “Goonies,” “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” and my favorite of the bunch, “BeetleJuice,” among others. Take a second to vote […] [Read More]
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Your guide to Record Store Day in Connecticut

Vinyl enthusiasts rejoice! Record Store Day, an annual celebration of bricks-and-mortar music retailers and the continuing vinyl revival, returns on Saturday, April 19. Connecticut retailers are getting in on the fun again this year, hosting in-store performances from local artists, stocking their shelves with an array of exclusive and limited releases and opening their doors […] [Read More]

Blue Sky Studios has reason to celebrate as ‘Rio 2′ tops box office

Blue Sky Studios, the Greenwich-based studio behind a string of hit animated films, has another reason to celebrate this week. “Rio 2,” the studio’s latest offering, opened with $39.3 million this weekend, just shy of the top spot, which was taken by “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” with $41.3 million. The film is directed by […] [Read More]
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VIDEO: ‘America’s Got Talent’ shadow dance troupe with third routine for YMCA

Catapult Entertainment, the Kent-based shadow dance troupe that won the hearts of viewers on “America’s Got Talent” last year, is back with their third video in support of the YMCA (check out all three installments, below.) The group, which is led by Kent resident Adam Battelstein and includes Stamford resident Rebecca Moore, performs behind a […] [Read More]
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Trisha Goddard named grand marshall for Breast Cancer Alliance walk

British talk show host Trisha Goddard will be the grand marshall at the Breast Cancer Alliance Walk for Hope on Sunday, April 27. The one-mile walk down Greenwich Avenue will benefit the Breast Cancer Alliance and its funding of breast cancer research. Go online to register. Here’s more about the event: Honoring and remembering our […] [Read More]